My name is Jane, and The Hesitant Housewife is an honest account of my journey from dysfunction to domestic goddess… Or at least becoming a wife, mother and woman I can be proud of. (Not necessarily in that order!)I have lead many lives, and stumbled down many paths, sometimes I have crashed and burned, other times I have chucked a u-turn, and sped off in the opposite direction.It has taken me a long time to reach the point I’m at now, married to my soul mate, with a beautiful daughter. I have made many mistakes, and a whole lot of bad choices. I still struggle with depression, grapple with demons from my past, and struggle to be the kind of person I want to be.Late in 2012 my daughter was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and as a family we have begun a new journey of learning and understanding.I write from the heart and I write with emotion. I’m not someone who plans what I write, I feel it, I write it, I post it. I have too much self doubt to re read things over and over, I know I would self edit all of ‘me’ out of my writing if I did that. So everything you read, is raw and honest, and ‘Me’.I know that I am not alone in this journey, that so many other people are muddling through life, through relationships, through motherhood. Battling with mental illness, self esteem, miscarriage. I welcome feedback, so please, always feel free to leave a comment, or drop me an email. (Click on the Contact Me tab, for more ways we can stay in touch)To make sure you keep updated on my latest posts, you can get can them emailed straight to you, by entering your email address below.